Stamp on Pont De Normandie – France 1995.

Stamp on Pont De Normandie – France 1995.

Pont DeNormandie or Normandy Bridge is a 2,143 metres long road bridge on river Seine linking Le Havre to Honfleur in Normandy, Northern France. It is a cable-stayed bridge which is one of the longest of its kind in the World. it was opened in 1995.

France issued a stamp on this bridge on 23 Jan 1995

FRANCE 1994 NORMANDY BRIDGE
FRANCE 1995 NORMANDY BRIDGE
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Bridge to Rupt-aux-Nomains- Stamps of France 1994.

Bridge to Rupt-aux-Nomains- Stamps of France 1994.

Stamps issued by France on 02 Jul 1994 featuring  Bridge to Rupt-aux-Nomains in Saulx.

FRANCE 1994 -BRIDGE TO RUPT-AUX-NOMAINS
FRANCE 1994 -BRIDGE TO RUPT-AUX-NOMAINS

North Island Main Trunk Centenary – Stamps of New Zealand 2008.

North Island Main Trunk Centenary – Stamps of New Zealand 2008.

The North Island Main Trunk line is the main railway line in North Island of New Zealand connecting Wellington to Auckland. The Line is 682 kilometres long. The Auckland section of NIMT was opened in 1873 and work began on Wellington section in 1885 and it was opened in 1908.

NewZealand issued a set of five stamps on 03 Sep 2008 to mark the centenary of North Island Main Trunk Line (NIMT). The First Day Cover shows the end of Steam locomotives as a Ka948 departed National Park on 29 Jan 1965.

50c – The “Last Spike ”  ceremony near Manganui-o-te-Ao viaduct on 06 Nov 1908. The “Last Spike” museum is located here now.

$1 – 50th Anniversary Display at Taumarunui Railway Station in Nov 1958. A Ka947 locomotive pulling into the station.

$1.50 – Ka powered Goods train crossing the Makatote Viaduct in Jan 1963.

$2.00 -Ka powered Goods train climbing the Raurimu Spiral in Jul 1964.

$2.50 – EF powered “Overlander” crossing Hapuawhenua viaduct in Sep 2003. The “Overlander” was the long distance train between Auckland and Wellington on NIMT till it was replaced by “Northern Explorer” on 25 Jul 2012. The Northern explorer covers this distance in 11 hours now.

NZ FDC LOCOMOTIVES N ISLAND
NEW ZEALAND FDC 2008- NORTH ISLAND MAIN TRUNK LINE CENTENARY 1908-2008.

Stamps on Iberian Bridges- Spain 2006.

Stamps on Iberian Bridges- Spain 2006

Spain issued a set of Stamps as joint issue with Portugal on 14 Sep 2006 on the theme Iberian Bridges. A 29 euro cent stamp of Spain features the Ayamonte International Bridge Huelva on the motorway joining Spain and Portugal.

SPAIN BRIDGE
SPAIN 2006 – IBERIAN BRIDGES -AYAMONTE INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE

Bridges on Stamps  – Stamps of Germany(GDR) 1976.

Bridges on Stamps  – Stamps of Germany(GDR) 1976.

GDR/DDR  issued a set of six stamps on Bridges on 21 Sep 1976.

10 Pf-  Bridge over Lake Templin          15 Pf-  Bridge on “Adlergestell” Berlin

GDR 76 BRIDGES1
GDR 1976 -BRIDGE OVER LAKE TEMPLIN & BRIDGE ON ADLERGESTELL BERLIN

20 Pf – Bridge over Elbe River near Roblau       25 Pf- Goltzschtal Viaduct

GDR 76 BRIDGES2
GDR 1976- Bridge over Elbe River near Roblau & Goltzschtal Viaduct

35 Pf- Bridge over Elbe River  Magdeburg   50 Pf- Bridge at the “Grober Dreesch”Schwerin

GDR 76 BRIDGES3
GDR 1976- BRIDGES

European Capitals Amsterdam – Miniature Sheet France 2016.

European Capitals Amsterdam – Miniature Sheet France 2016.

France is regularly issuing stamps under the theme of European Capitals. The Netherlands Capital Amsterdam was chosen for 2016. A miniature sheet with four stamps was issued on 03 Nov 2016. The architecture featured on stamps was

0.80 Euro- Le Beguinage  Monastery                 0.80 Euro- Le Rijksmuseum

0.80 Euro – La Westerkerk Cathedral                 0.80 Euro – Canaux et Facades (Canals, Channels and Facades)

FRANCE MS AMSTERDAM
FRANCE MS 2016 -EUROPEAN CAPITALS AMSTERDAM

 

Bridge over Lake Templin – Stamps of Germany(GDR) 1976.

Bridge over Lake Templin – Stamps of Germany(GDR) 1976.

A 10 Pf stamp issued by GDR on a bridge over lake Templin.

GDR BRIDGE 1V
GDR 1976- BRIDGE OVER LAKE TEMPLIN